Texas Archive of the Moving Image is loading...

The Case of Jim Cannon

Bruce Jamieson

Sound | c. 1959

  • Normal
  • Large video
  • Large content
  • Full video
"rtmpconf":{ type:"flv", file:"mp4:2010_00489_480x360.mp4", baseUrl:wgScriptPath + "/extensions/player/", streamServer:'texas-flash.streamguys1.com:443/vod', width:"480", height:"360", config:{ showBrowserControls:false }, poster:"/library/index.php?action=ajax%26rs=importImage%26rsargs[]=The Case of Jim Cannon tn.jpg%26rsargs[]=480", controls:{ _timerStyle:"sides" } }
  •  Jim Cannon has trouble dealing with a frustrated customer.  
  •  Jim encounters technical difficulties while on the job.  
  •  Jim vs. dog  
  •  Jim makes enemies of his customers.  
  •  Jim reaches the end of a long, difficult day.  
Loading Google Maps...
Mark Video Segment:
See someone or something you recognize? TAMI Tagging
Click begin and end to mark the segment you wish
to tag. Then enter your comment and click on Tag!
To: tamitags@texasarchive.org
Share this video

Send E-mail


[Hide]Right click this link, select 'open in new tab', and add to bookmarks:
In partnership with:
  • About the video
  • Texas Locations
  • Keywords
Presented by the Southwestern Bell Telephone Company and produced by Jamieson Film Company, this short film follows a day in the life of Jim Cannon, a station installer for the telephone company. On this particular day, Jim must deal with a number of frustrations, including difficult customers, technical problems, an especially unfriendly dog, and a little boy keen to use his back for archery practice.